[E–pub New] (Chasing the Red Queen) Author Karen Glista


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Karen Glista ´ 4 review

Chasing the Red ueen review ã 104 Free read â PDF, DOC, TXT or eBook ´ Karen Glista Nja crosses paths with Torin Mancini and he’s too damn handsome to be real Torin who has concealed his identity as a powerful ancient sprit for eight hundred years sets his eyes on Donja; there’s something about her blood something he can’t walk away from He’s not alone A deadly predator has picked up her scent Stalked she reaches out to Torin but the lure of her blood has hi. This book is exuisitely fantastic The story is a perfectly presented and intensely gratifying new take on the vampire mythos I dare to say it is on par with some of the greatest household names in both urban fantasy and paranormal romance At first blush it seemed a very well written thriller Then a shocking twist occurs revealing a preternatural species leaping forward in an elegant craft of both spirits rooted in indigenous people s mythology and melded with the world of Bram Stoker The novel starts with the nightmare of most teenagers moving away from everything Donja s ever known Meanwhile women in her new hometown go missing only to be found brutally slain On a bonding trip with her new sister Makayla it is revealed all is not what it appears to be in the Big Soo nightlife Lives are changed as old family secrets reveal there is to Donja s bloodline than DNA and happily ever after is on the horizon if they can outwit and defeat a malevolent murderer The undercurrents of family surviving and rebuilding through extreme loss is heartwarming The cosmic theme of good verses evil and justice against injustice are front and present throughout the novel To naysayers of the romance between the seventeeneighteen year old and centuries old Iridescent vampire I say this It is FICTION and who among you at eighteen wouldn t have jumped at the chance of immortal love The romance is presented in a tasteful yet heated way and I especially liked the mother s initial displeasure with the relationship which gave the narrative a very relatable realism in an other wise urban fantasy setting I have only a small criticism The first half of the book is slow and builds like a good stock Once the main character meets her love interest the story is at a roaring boil which the story maintains until the very end I would ve liked to see the novel as a whole either be substantially longer to allow for a better view of events in the second half of the novel or perhaps even presented in three separate novels It s a small matter of pacing in an otherwise amazing read Ultimately dynamic characters create a passionate guilty pleasure read where love reigns supreme Simply put this is the kind of book I love to read and you should definitely pick it up

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Chasing the Red Queen

Chasing the Red ueen review ã 104 Free read â PDF, DOC, TXT or eBook ´ Karen Glista M on edge As Torin battles his heart desires and feelings he thought buried and gone one thing is clear they have as much if not to fear of each other than the predator who would have her life Is love enough Can she accept him for what he is and better yet can he control his hungry hungry eyes A beautiful love story with relentless action elite battles and steamy moments unforgettabl. Rating 45This novel introduces Donja Bellanger the main character Donja s father has recently passed away and she s coming to grips with her mom s new marriage The reader is brought on an emotional journey as Donja leaves her home to move to a new city and share a room with Makayla HamptonThe reader follows Donja as she joins an exclusive group wherein she meets Torin Mancini The eight hundred year old being becomes entranced by her and when a predator picks up her scent it s his job to protect her A particularly refreshing element in this novel is Donja s relationship with her stepsister Mikayla While the majority of contemporary literature put an emphasis on sibling rivalry and uite frankly rivalry between women in general Karen Glista takes a different stance While the two siblings are wary of each other at first they soon develop a close and unbreakable bondAnother aspect of the novel that makes it uniue and interesting is its historical accuracy The author uses the Chippewa tribe as an essential aspect of the novel which is a tribe that used to occupy Lake Huron The author uses this ancient bloodline to add complexity to Donja s character who is apparently a descendant of this bloodline Donja s heritage is what attracts her predator and stalker so muchThere are however aspects of the novel that were very typical of YA literature There is for example the main character s special bloodline Like in many other YA novels Twilight Divergent etc there is something particular about the main character that either puts her in danger or saves her altogether

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Chasing the Red ueen review ã 104 Free read â PDF, DOC, TXT or eBook ´ Karen Glista Donja Bellanger suffering after the death of her father finds herself in dire straits when her mom takes a new husband Forced not only to move to a strange city but to share a room with her glamorous new stepsister Makayla Hampton her life spirals out of control Makayla lures her from goth to glam straight into an exclusive club not only for wealthy elites but Immortal Descendants Do. This is a pacey paranormal action and adventure story with a number of aspects that I liked but also a few that I didn t Donja Bellanger is an unhappy goth girl about to turn 18 and things are not going very well for her Her mother is remarrying and while her soon to be stepfather seems to be nice enough they ll be moving far away from her childhood home to a new house in Sault Ste Marie She doesn t want to leave her best friend and she s not over her boyfriend cheating on her Her new step sister Makayla doesn t show any signs of liking her and then she discovers they ll be sharing a roomShe soon discovers she s not so bad and shortly after moving to their new home Donja goes out with Makayla and her boyfriend to an upmarket club Sault Ste Marie has had some gruesome murders of young women recently and one of the investigators Torin Mancini knows about them than he is able to let on The moment he lays eyes on Donja he is drawn to her in a way that he hasn t been in a long long timeThis is an interesting twist on the usual vampire mythology Iridescents are much like vampires with the need to feed on blood but they re able to be out in daylight and things like garlic and silver don t kill them The Iridescents from this area of North America also have a lust for the blood of the Chippewa people which brought in a nice ethnic diversity to the story Donja s age bothered me a little bit but as the story unfolds and the history of Donja s family becomes apparent I found it less disconcerting It also helped that Donja s mother s reaction to her behaviour was uite realisticDonja and Torin s instalove didn t work for me though I can suspend my disbelief around a couple getting together really uickly when there is a lot of meaningful interaction between the two of them Donja and Makayla s interaction was meaningful in a shorter space of time than Donja s was with Torin The Iridescents is a male dominated hierarchy and the women seem to be of no importance that to provide blood sex and offspring The story is filled with action epic battles and surprises The unravelling of the plot kept me engaged and reading The part I liked least was the romance but fortunately there was so much to keep me entertained Book received in exchange for an honest review


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    [E–pub New] (Chasing the Red Queen) Author Karen Glista Free read â PDF, DOC, TXT or eBook ´ Karen Glista Read & Download Chasing the Red Queen This is a pacey paranormal action and adventure story with a number of aspects that I liked but also a few that I didn’t Donja Bellanger is an unhappy goth girl about to turn 18 and things are not going very wel

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    [E–pub New] (Chasing the Red Queen) Author Karen Glista This story first of the bat had me wondering was it PNR or YA surprisingly everything changed when Donja’s mum remarried and they moved I d

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    [E–pub New] (Chasing the Red Queen) Author Karen Glista Chasing The Red ueen by Karen Glista was nothing like I expected it to be I falsely assumed that this book was going to be just another sappy and heavily romantic love story I falsely assumed that every aspect of this book was going to involve details of romantic trysts or even wore numerous martial affairs I based this assumption on the fact that the title page stated it was going to be an “intense romantic novel”

  4. says: [E–pub New] (Chasing the Red Queen) Author Karen Glista

    [E–pub New] (Chasing the Red Queen) Author Karen Glista This book is exuisitely fantastic The story is a perfectly presented and intensely gratifying new take on the vampire mythos I dare to say it is on par with some of the greatest household names in both urban fantasy and paranormal romance At first blush it seemed a very well written thriller Then a shocking twist occurs re

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    Karen Glista ´ 4 review Free read â PDF, DOC, TXT or eBook ´ Karen Glista Read & Download Chasing the Red Queen Chasing the Red ueen by Karen Glista is truly a riveting book that centers around misfortune that happens to a young girl and her family For Donja Bellanger upheaval comes after her father is killed her mother remarries and the family moves to a new town Not only that but she gains a stepsister who is about to change her life With unsolved murders involving Chippewa women a seductive and enticing detective name

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    [E–pub New] (Chasing the Red Queen) Author Karen Glista Karen Glista ´ 4 review Free read â PDF, DOC, TXT or eBook ´ Karen Glista Not what I expected Not at all But that is in the most positive way Vampire stories are normally much alike each other but this one surprised m

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